Spectacular First Editions from the 1970s

The 1970s saw end of the Vietnam War, the dawn of disco, the energy crisis, and the election of Margaret Thatcher. It was a decade of contradictions and nowhere was that more evident than in the world of books. The'70s produced some of the 20th century's most compelling literature, and here we've gathered the decade's most collectible and spectacular first editions.

Women by Charles Bukowski Fear and Loathing: On the Campain Trail '72 by Hunter S. Thompson Gravity's Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon Watership Down by Richard Adams Suttree by Cormac McCarthy

September's Stunning Sales

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Explore our hand-picked gallery of some of the most stunning books sold in September. You'll find everything from 17th century philosophy by René Descartes to a deluxe 1963 French edition of Dante's Divine Comedy.

Flanagan Wins 2014 Man Booker

The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan

The Booker Prize has been awarded to Australian author Richard Flanagan for his novel The Narrow Road to the Deep North, the unforgettable story of one man's reckoning with the truth. This is the award-winner's sixth novel.

Winter is Coming

A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin

George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series is five novels deep, and its not over yet. Dwarves, dragons, betrayal and treachery make these books irresistible. Explore the fantastical world of A Games of Thrones.

The Best Brand New Books

The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters

We've selected the 10 hottest books of the moment, from gripping mysteries and futuristic novels to astute biographies and comic genius. Explore our Best Buys page for unbelievable deals on the latest and greatsest books.